We will be a respected and effective leader in providing all aspects of
a comprehensive emergency management program, including mitigation, preparedness,
response, and recovery, in a proactive manner.
The mission of the Maricopa County Department of Emergency Management
is to provide community-wide education, planning, coordination, and continuity
of government for the people of Maricopa County in order to protect lives,
property and the environment in the event of a major emergency.